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FORMANS GAMES by Lance Forman

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Available on the Forman & Field website, Forman’s Games lifts the lid on the acrimonious battle that pitched Forman’s, the country’s finest purveyor of smoked salmon, against the combined might of the UK authorities and the International Olympic Committee in the run-up to the 2012 London Olympics.

This is the story of one family business, established in 1905, fighting the might of national and local government, the London Olympic Games Organising Committee (LOCOG) and of course the Olympic Movement, which operates above the laws of the countries who host its activities.  Read more...

Tuesday

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September 2016

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London 2012 Olympics legacy: Bringing Beverly Hills to Stratford – video from The Guardian

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The Guardian’s London politics and culture correspondant Dave Hill visits Forman’s Fish Island for a tour of the salmon smokery, gallery, restaurant and hospitality venue. Click on the image below to visit the site and watch the film.

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Thursday

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June 2012

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